SBI Credit Card Status - SBI Credit Card Application Tracking Status

By Mayashree Acharya


Updated on: Jun 6th, 2024


12 min read

The State Bank of India offers various types of credit cards to their customers with multiple benefits. Individuals applying for an SBI credit card are provided with an application number. You can check the SBI credit card status using this application number and know when you will receive it or if it has been approved, etc. 

Here are the different ways of checking the application status of an SBI credit card. 

Steps to Check Your SBI Credit Card Application Status

Follow these easy steps to check SBI credit card tracking status:

Step 1: Log in to the official SBI Credit Card website.

Step 2: Select the 'Credit Cards’ option. Scroll down and click ‘Track Application’.

Step 3: You can view the application status in two ways- ‘Track Application’ or ‘Retrieve Application’. 

Step 4: If you have an application number, fill out the ‘Track Application’ form and if not, fill out the ‘Retrieve Application’ form.

Step 5(a): For ‘Track Application’, you need to click on ‘Track’ after entering your application number.

Step 5(b): For ‘Retrieve Application’, you need to click on ‘Retrieve’ after entering your PAN number and date of birth.

Once you request the information, you will receive the credit card status immediately.

How to Check the SBI Credit Card Application Status?

As already mentioned, there are two ways to check the SBI credit card application status. Here is the detailed procedure on how to track SBI credit card status using both options:

Using the Application Number 

SBI provides you with an application reference number when you apply for a credit card (both offline and online). Using this application number, you can check your SBI credit card status in the following steps:

Step 1: Visit the SBI website’s track application page and navigate to the ‘Track Application’ option.

Step 2: Enter your application reference number under the option ‘Check the status of your application’.

Step 3: Click the ‘Track’ button to check the SBI credit card application status.

Without Using the Application Number

If you have lost the credit card application number provided by the bank, you can follow these steps to check the card’s application status:

Step 1: Visit the SBI website’s track application page and select the ‘Retrieve Application’ tab.

Step 2: Fill in your registered mobile number and first name.

Step 3: Retrieve the credit card application details and check the SBI credit card tracking status after selecting the 'Track Application' tab.

Checking SBI Credit Card Application Status through Your Mobile Number

Here are the steps to follow while checking your SBI credit status using your mobile number:

Step 1: Visit the SBI website’s track application page.

Step 2: Select the ‘Retrieve Application’ tab.

Step 3: Fill in your registered mobile number and first name and click the ‘Retrieve’ option.

Step 4: Your credit card application details will be displayed on the screen. You can check the SBI credit card tracking status by entering your application reference number through the 'Track Application' tab.

Checking SBI Credit Card Status through Airway Bill Number

Individuals will get a notification mentioning the Airway bill number of their credit card shipment after SBI approves their credit card application and dispatches the credit card. Using this number, you can track your credit card status by following these easy steps:

Step 1: Go to the Track Consignment page of India Post.

Step 2: Enter the Airway bill number and captcha code and click 'Search'.

Step 3: The details of your card status will be displayed.

SBI Credit Card Status Enquiry

You can contact SBI credit card customer care to enquire about the card status. Here are two toll-free numbers for SBI credit card status enquiry:

  • 1860 180 1290
  • 1800 180 1290

They offer round-the-clock service without keeping you waiting for long.

Checking SBI Credit Card Application Status Offline

Individuals who find it difficult to check their SBI credit card status online can visit their nearest SBI branch and check the status offline. Make sure to keep your application form number, reference number, and date of birth handy, as the bank representative will track your credit card status using these numbers.

You can also call the customer care number mentioned above to check the SBI card status offline.

SBI Credit Card Application Status Results

Now that you know how to check SBI credit status online and offline, take a look at the application status results. Here is the different SBI credit card status results:

  • In-Progress 

If your SBI credit card application is still under the review process from the bank's end, it will display the status as "In progress".

  • Approved 

If your application is approved and the bank is about to dispatch your card soon, you will view the status as “Approved”.

  • Dispatched

Once the bank approves your credit card application, it will dispatch the card to your address. In such cases, SBI credit card tracking status will appear as “Dispatched”. The bank will send an SMS with the ETA and tracking details to your registered mobile number.

  • On-Hold 

If your application remains incomplete or you fail the document verification part, your card application will be on hold. In such cases, you can seek assistance from the bank representatives by calling the customer care number.

  • Disapproved 

The SBI bank may reject your credit card application if you do not meet its credit score, income, age, and employment criteria. In such cases, the credit card status will show “Disapproved”. If your application is rejected, you may apply for a fresh credit card after 6 months.

Now that you know all the processes of tracking SBI credit card status, you can easily check the status of your card. If you face any difficulties, contact the bank representatives for the right solution.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How soon can I get my SBI credit card after submitting the application?

It will take around 15 working days to receive the SBI credit card. However, this is applicable only if your application is approved.

I accidentally deleted the SMS that contained the SBI application reference number. How should I check the application status now?

If you cannot find your application reference number, you can select the ‘Retrieve Application’ option while checking the status online. Once you enter your mobile number and first name on this form, you can check your credit card status.

How can I check the status of my SBI credit card application?

You can check your credit card status in multiple ways. You can visit the official SBI credit card website and check your status online, visit the nearest SBI branch, or call the customer care number.

Can to check my SBI credit card application status without an application number?

Yes, you can check your credit card application status without an application number. For that, you need to select the ‘Retrieve Application’ option while tracking your credit card status online and follow the instructions.

What are the different statuses of an SBI credit card application?

The different statuses of an SBI credit card application are- in progress, approved, dispatched, on-hold, and disapproved.

Can I know the expected time of delivery of my SBI credit card?

Yes, you can check the dispatch status and delivery time by logging on to the SBI Card website. Alternatively, call one of SBI’s helpline numbers to know its delivery status. 

Can I apply for an add-on credit card on my SBI Card?

Yes, you can apply for the add-on credit card for your spouse, children (above 18 years), siblings, parents, etc., if you are an existing SBI card holder.

How long does it take for my new SBI credit card to arrive?

After completing the application and documentation process, SBI representatives will review your application. Once it’s approved, they will dispatch your card and send an SMS notification. You will receive an SBI credit card in approximately 15 days.

How do I know if my SBI credit card application is approved?

You can track the status of the SBI credit card application to know if your application is approved or not. For that, you need to log in to the SBI website and click on ‘Track your application’.

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SBI offers various credit cards, and users can check their application status via official website. Steps: Track or retrieve application forms online, using app number or other info. Same process through mobile number, Airway bill number, or offline via customer care or branch visit. Results include In-Progress, Approved, Dispatched, On-Hold, Disapproved statuses. Users can reapply after 6 months if disapproved.

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